Tag Archives: COVID

12,884 record new cases, 411,484 total as of Dec. 5, 2020

[ad_1] HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., December 5, that there were 12,884 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 411,484. This is the highest daily increase of COVID-19 cases. There are 5,230 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19. Of …

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Coronavirus in Wisconsin: 400,000 cases and rising

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin passed 400,000 coronavirus cases on Friday, less than 10 months after the virus that causes COVID-19 first arrived here. The state has now seen 404,555 positive coronavirus test results since February 5 after the Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported another 4,847 cases. That’s …

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NY bar owner who defied coronavirus restrictions arrested | WETM

[ad_1] by: Posted By: Zach Wheeler Posted: Dec 2, 2020 / 09:47 PM EST / Updated: Dec 2, 2020 / 10:46 PM EST NEW YORK (AP) — An owner of a New York City bar that was providing indoor service in defiance of coronavirus restrictions was arrested after a sting …

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COVID-19 deaths pass 3,500; death rate rising again

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin passed 3,500 deaths from COVID-19 with Wednesday’s report from the state Department of Health Services. The DHS recorded 82 more deaths, the fourth-highest loss this month. The state is losing an average 46 people a day to COVID-19, and the death rate climbed back …

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First coronavirus vaccinations in Missouri could begin next week | Metro

[ad_1] The state is expected to reach phase three, when the vaccine is available to the general public, by mid-April or early May, Williams said. Residents should expect to see a “robust campaign” of mass vaccination events, including drive-thru vaccinations similar to the drive-thru testing that has occurred. He said …

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Wisconsin reports record 107 COVID-19 deaths

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Gov. Tony Evers warned at a health briefing Tuesday afternoon the coronavirus did not take a holiday break. The state reported 107 COVID-19 deaths on Tuesday. That’s a new one-day record, although it may reflect the post-holiday return of staffing to review death certificates of …

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Health Commissioner Urges Older, At-Risk New Yorkers To Stay Home – CBS New York

[ad_1] NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With COVID cases and hospitalizations rising, New York City is suddenly advising  seniors and those with underlying conditions to put themselves in a sort of voluntary lockdown — stay home, avoid unnecessary activity. But Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo are not exactly …

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Coronavirus spread lower in Detroit than neighboring counties, but still growing

[ad_1] DETROIT – As COVID-19 cases climb rapidly across Michigan, Metro Detroit counties are among those struggling to contain coronavirus spread. On Monday, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan ruffled some feathers when he said Detroit businesses are shutting down due to “irresponsible behavior” in surrounding communities. County leaders didn’t appreciate being …

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Local Businesses Express Frustration Over Coronavirus Shutdown – CBS San Francisco

[ad_1] NAPA (KPIX 5) — As COVID case rates continue to surge across the Bay Area and the state, some North Bay businesses feel they are taking an unnecessary hit. In Napa County, health officials say 33 percent of virus spread is coming from household exposure, with another 24 percent …

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Wisconsin nears 8,000 confirmed coronavirus cases, setting new one-day record

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin confirmed a record 7,989 coronavirus cases in one 24-hour period Wednesday, about 900 more cases than the day before and 212 cases more than the previous record. Every Wisconsin county confirmed new cases, and only four counties had single-digit increases. To offer some perspective, …

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